Today Lonza is a global leader in life sciences. We are more than 15,000 employees in more than 100 locations around the world.
While we work in science, there is no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people.
In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.
We are currently looking currently for a Senior QA Specialist Environmental Monitoring here at our site in .
Key responsibilities :
Responsible for coordination of the QA / QC monitoring team
Responsible for ensuring that all EM activities are aligned with current guidelines and with Lonza global procedures
Responsible for further development of the EM program
Scientific lead for the impact assessment of major and critical deviations
Responsible for establishing, revising and implementing GMP compliant EM procedures
Provide support to Operations regarding requirements for PQ of clean rooms and clean utilities
Responsible for quarterly and annual reports
Key requirements :
Ph.D. in microbiology preferred, M.Sc. with suitable experience also acceptable
Experience in microbiological QC and / or environmental monitoring preferred
Good understanding of the applicable cGMP regulations
Strong background in microbiology
Able to work independently and to establish local procedures where necessary
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communications skills
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to pay close attention to accuracy and detail
Strong problem-solving and attention to quality is a must
Requires independent decision making regarding quality and compliance
Ability to work in a team and with cross-functional working groups
Ability to prioritize and manage work to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
Strong individual contributor and decision maker
Ability to align cross-functional stakeholders to ensure cGMP-compliant project execution
Must take initiative, be organized, be able to manage multiple priorities in a timely manner
Understand the needs and requirements of project teams and internal customers
Provide exceptional internal customer service by developing excellent working relationships with project teams
Responds independently to most issues but understands when escalation is required
Must interpret and maintain proficiency in regulations, standards, guidelines and trends
Innovative and capable of streamlining processes wherever possible to increase efficiency whilst maintaining compliance
People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences.
In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.